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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Montreal to Charlottetown. Traveling by bus from Montreal to Charlottetown usually takes around 18 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 18 hours and 30 minutes.
|Distance||504 mi (812 km)|
|Shortest duration||18h 30m|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
What bus companies travel from Montreal to Charlottetown?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Montreal to Charlottetown. Maritime Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Maritime Bus||2||18h 36m||$92.71|
Maritime Bus is a Canadian bus company based in Charlottetown, on Canada’s east coast. Its passenger services are based around Canada’s ‘Maritimes’ (hence the name), which incorporates the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island. Onboard their modern buses, you’ll have access to clean restrooms and plenty of legroom.
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The bus takes an average of 18 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 504 miles from Montreal to Charlottetown. However, the fastest bus only takes 18 hours and 30 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
The first bus leaves at 9:00pm and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Montreal to Charlottetown, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
Effortlessly blending quaint old buildings with the high-rises of the 21st century, Montreal is an exciting destination for adventure-seekers as well as introverted travelers. We even propose Montreal as a fantastic bachelorette party destination to consider. At the beating heart of this modern city is the quarter of Old Montreal, where you can find horse-drawn carriages and cobblestone streets. As you meander through the area, don’t miss out on the chance to marvel at the architectural genius of the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal, which is one of the most iconic structures of the city. For those who wish to stay close to nature, the gigantic Parc du Mont-Royal will satisfy all your needs. In the warmer months of the year, you can rent a boat and row on Lac des Castors, which offers amazing views.
Montreal is heaven for fans of French cuisine. The top-rated traditional French restaurants converge in the Old Montreal quarter, and some local favorite names include Toque, LOV, Crew Collective & Cafe. For those looking for Canadian specialties, head over to Schwartz’s.
The principal rail station for Montreal is the Central Station, which is served by both VIA Rail and Amtrak. If you are traveling by bus, head to the Montreal Coach Terminal (aka Gare d'autocars de Montréal) from where you can catch buses operated by Greyhound and several other carriers. The city’s main airport is the Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which is located in the nearby city of Dorval.
Where does the bus leave from in Montreal?
Main departure station: Gare d'autocars de Montreal
Most buses depart from the main station in Montreal.
All bus stations in Montreal:
Gare d'autocars de Montreal
Where does the bus arrive in Charlottetown?
Main arrival station: WA Murphy Student Centre
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Charlottetown.
All bus stations in Charlottetown:
WA Murphy Student Centre
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